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U.S. President D. Eisenhower addresses the UN General Assembly to propose the creation of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), which would exercise control over proliferation of nuclear technologies used for peaceful purposes.
08.12.1953
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07.12.2021

The seventh round of JCPOA negotiations kicked off in Vienna, having resumed after a five-month hiatus. The delegation of Ali Bagheri Kani submitted two draft resolutions, on sanctions and on the nuclear program, respectively. In sum, Iran is demanding a complete lifting of sanctions in exchange for halting its nuclear program. Can the JCPOA be revived this time?

07.12.2021

"One of my best qualities is one of my worst qualities. I tend never to be satisfied with what I’ve said or what I’ve written. The good part of that is that I’m always striving for perfection. The bad part of it is that you can get paralyzed with this obsession with perfection rather than going forward more quickly with an approach “that’s good enough," Robert Einhorn, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution.

PIR Center Director Dr. Vladimir Orlov was invited as a keynote speaker to BRICS International School image
06.12.2021

Оn November 30, 2021 in Zoom the session "BRICS: Measuring International Stability and Security" within the BRICS International School was held. During the session Dr. Vladimir Orlov, PIR Center Director and MGIMO Professor, Georgy Mikhno, Deputy Director of the Department for New Challenges and Threats of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Dr. Ana Garcia, Director of the BRICS Policy Center in Brazil, Dr. Timofey Bordachev, Academic Supervisor in the Center for Comprehensive European and International Studies of the National Research University Higher School of Economics addressed the audience with their estimations on BRICS possible cooperation in the sphere of international security.

No. 20 (2002): Super Terrorism: The New Challenge for the New Century (In Russian).

nz20_2.jpgThe ideas and beliefs of terrorism undergo change. The organizational structure of terrorist organizations changes as well, while the use of high technologies becomes wider. Terrorist organizations acquire new weapons that allow conducting military-like operations. The threat of the most terrible weapons, including WMD, is becoming real. This publication studies the transformation of terrorism into “super terrorism” aimed at a maximum possible damage and mass killings.

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